Gaulitana – A Festival of Music 08 January 2019 Gaulitanus Choir is proud to announce the 13th edition of Gaulitana: A Festival of Music. Running from 9th March until 7th April, “Gozo’s main classical festival” will feature a multifarious programme of events in various genres and styles. The Gaulitana Festival of Music has gained the admiration of music enthusiasts, with a month-long programme of bespoke events across Gozo. Despite its focus on classical music, the festival presents multifarious styles from musical theatre to jazz. Besides, the festival seeks to incorporate other create art forms (photography, art, dance, literature, and installation art), merging them with music. The festival seeks to add value to prime sites of historical and cultural interests, offering patrons the experience of music and beautify in these unique settings. The festival has as its ‘raison d’etre’ the fostering of culture in Gozo. The highlight of Gaulitana is the OPERA+ Weekend, a three-day (Friday 5th – Sunday 7th April) cultural bonanza ending the festival. The main attraction during this weekend is Puccini’s Manon Lescaut. This full-scale opera production will be staged at the aurora Theatre on teh 6th of April. The festival is supported by the Gozo Cultural Support Programme of Arts Council Malta in collaboration with the Ministry for Gozo.